Questions from NVOK 2012 – Episode 20
(1000)In the field of education, what is the abbreviation of ‘K’, used in the terms “LKG” and UKG?
a. Kingdom b. Knowledge c. Kid d. Kinder
(1000)According to the tradition, Which musical instrument does Lord Krishna play?
a. Veena b. Miruthangam c. Flute d. Violin
(2000)’Vigneshwara’- “The one who removes all obstacles” is an other name of which of the following Gods?
a. Vishnu b. Shivan c. Ganeshan d. Brahma
(2000)What type of animal is ‘Pomeranian’ belongs to?
a. Cat b. Rat c. Fish d. Dog
(3000)Which of these is not a Union Territories of India?
a. Daman and Diu b. Goa c. Andaman and Nicobar Island d. Lakshadweep
(3000)In which year did India became Republic?
a. 1950 b. 1947 c. 1952 d. 1948
(5000)To which game does the following words are related to – ‘Gully, square leg, silly point’?
a. Cricket b. Football c. Golf d. Basketball
(5000)Who is the actor and director of the film ‘Autograph’ released in 2004?
a. Thangar Bachan b. Miskin c. Perarusa d. Cheran
(10000)Who is the director of AR Rahman’s Debut film as a music director?
a. K.Balachander b. Shankar c. Maniratnam d. Sp Jananathan
(10000)Who is the co-founder of Infosys?
a. Mukesh Ambani b. Ratan Tata c. NR Narayana Murthy d. Shiv Nadar
Ans. NR Narayana Murthy
(20000)Which of these snakes is non-venomous?
a. Common Krait b. Python c. Cobra d. Russell’s viper
(40000)Which city was the capital of British India before it was shifted to Delhi in 1911?
a. Chennai b. Kolkata c. Mumbai d. Lahore
(80000)Which Chennai born writer won the Man Booker Prize in 2008 for his debut novel ‘The White Tiger’?
a. Chetan Bhagat b. VS Naipaul c. Salman Rushdie d. Aravind Adiga
Ans. Aravind Adiga
(1,60,000)In which state is Bodh Gaya, where Buddha attained enlightenment, situated?
a. West Bengal b. Orissa c. Bihar d. Madhya Pradesh
(3,20,000)How many bones are present in a Giraffe’s neck?
a. 7 b. 8 c. 12 d. 24
(6,40,000)In which of these region’s is South Asia’s first marine biosphere reserve located?
a. Sunderbans b. Little Rann of Kutch c. Great Nicobar d. Gulf of Mannar
Ans. Gulf of Mannar
(FFF)Arrange the following items in ascending order based on their size?
a. Methi seeds b. Cardamom c. Lemon d. Khus-Khus